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Entrepreneur Mo Abedin – Meet The Man Behind The Meteoric Rise of “Sticky Rice”

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Everyone has that favorite restaurant they frequently visit, whether it is a fast-food restaurant, a street side establishment, or a fine-dining one. Sticky Rice, a restaurant in the UAE, has fast become a crowd favorite, with many customers visiting to try out its famed Thai cuisine.

Sticky Rice is the brainchild of Mo Abedin and his mother, Thidaporn “Amena” Rakkuson. Abedin is an artist, a foodie, and a food content creator, while his mother is a self-taught chef. Abedin was born in Bangkok, Thailand, but moved to the UAE with his family at a young age. Thai culture stuck with him even in the UAE, and he discovered his love for cooking Thai food. After all, he grew up with a mother who loved cooking and feeding everyone. She has been cooking since she was nine, and owning Sticky Rice was a lifelong dream come true.

The meteoric rise of Sticky Rice has not been by chance; Abedin and his mother put lots of thought into every detail in the restaurant. For instance, when it comes to the ingredients, they source the freshest they can get to give their customers the best food. “I also had to learn about each ingredient we use, as everything has a right and wrong use. But it’s really all about the creativity and balance that brings out the best flavors in food,” says Abedin.

In addition to knowing what ingredients to use where, Mo often works on developing new recipes or improving the existing ones. He came up with a soft-serve coconut ice-cream with his mother which was a new take on the Thai classic that is usually served frozen. This version has proved to be a huge hit and one of their best-selling desserts. “It’s important to respect traditions but don’t be afraid of experimenting with them. It’s all in the name of creativity and love, if you have an idea like I did then keep working on it, it could be your next best-selling dish.” Abedin advises.

The one thing that differentiates Sticky Rice from other Asian restaurants is its authenticity. The mother-son duo has stayed true to their Thai origins and prepare everything by hand without using any shortcuts or pre-prepared ingredients.

Abedin and his mother’s dream were to own a restaurant, and they have done remarkably well to turn Sticky Rice from a small family-owned restaurant to become one of UAE’s culinary gems.

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As US Dollar Drops, Vextrader Keeps Investors Ahead of the Curve

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Vextraders managed funds programs and innovative software have helped investors navigate the recent drops of the US Dollar following NFP and ADP releases.

BELIZE – With the release of new ADP and NFP reports this past week, forex investors have faced a reality check. Although the NFP report included a mix of indications for the future, investors were disappointed by the job creation report, which came in below the ADP forecast. The NFP reported 559,000 new jobs created in May, and the difference between this and the ADP’s predictions reflected the difficulty that companies have faced in hiring workers after the shifts of the pandemic.

In the near future, the US dollar may experience a short-term bottom. This may also be affected by the ECB decision and CPI report coming up this week. The last month’s CPI prompted concerns about a short-term inflation spike, but the Fed reassured investors that this will be a transitory phenomenon.

As uncertainty remains in the US Dollar indicator, Vextrader is helping investors anticipate new developments and manage their investments accordingly. Vextrader offers customers access to expert financial advisors, as well as state-of-the-art investing technology that provides quality trading solutions. Vextrader allows investors to adapt their strategies to developments like the recent changes in the dollar through a variety of risk-management strategies including long-term investments and diversification of investments beyond the forex market. 

About Vextrader

Vextrader was established in 2011 and has since become a global leader in forex trading. They work with major players in the financial industry and have over 20 years of experience in financial quantitative analytics and trading. They offer a variety of options for individuals, companies, and financial institutions, including investing tools, managed programs, and automated trading solutions.

More information on Vextrader and its services is available on the Vextrader website.

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Business Blurb Founder Brendan Cox Talks Social Media, His New Book And The Future of Influencers

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If you haven’t heard of Brendan Cox, you most likely have heard of Business Blurb. Cox founded the company alongside entrepreneur turned influencer Devin Caherly early last year. According to a Forbes interview, Business Blurb is solving “the gap between actual news and what gets said on social media.” The New Jersey based media company has been compared to a modern day “Forbes” targeted at Gen Z by various publications.

What’s next for Business Blurb:

When asking Brendan about the future of Business Blurb he told us, “Funny enough – I couldn’t give you a definite answer for the future of Business Blurb. We are a media start-up and with the social media industry changing so fast it’s hard to see where we will be in 5 years.” He gave us some insight on some of the futuristic projects that they are working on that cater heavily to the Gen-Z audience, “Our text-line is essentially a news aggregator that texts you the top 5 trending business headlines every morning. Our team understands the power of text marketing in comparison to email marketing and we wanted to hone in on instant reach, fast open-rates, and legitimate engagement.”

You recently launched a new book, tell us about it:

Cox recently launched his new book ‘365 Days of Social Posts For Real Estate Agents’ which is a social media marketing book targeted towards real estate agents. Cox explained his motivation behind the book, “I genuinely noticed a need for content ideas and strategy amongst real estate agents.” He continued, “Through my social media agency, Cox Visuals I work behind the scenes of business owners and realtors and this opened my mind to the concept behind this book. So many forward-thinking agents understand the power of building a digital footprint across various platforms but aren’t sure where to start or what to post, and this is exactly what my new book guides agents through.”

What does the future of influencer marketing look like:

Along with founding Business Blurb, Cox’s day-to-day is his social media agency, Cox Visuals. Cox works alongside both businesses and influencers to help them leverage the power of social media. Cox told us, “We help influencers understand the full potential of their platforms through delivering brand marketing and social media expertise that will cultivate growth and monetization opportunities.”

We hope to be able to keep you in the loop with his future endeavors here but also make sure to connect with him on Linkedin and Instagram. If you want to check out his latest book, grab a copy of ‘365 Days of Social Posts For Real Estate Agents’ on Amazon.

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BUGAEV ISLAM RUSLANOVICH: Entrepreneur turned influencer

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Bugaev Islam Ruslanovich is a social media Influencer, Tiktoker, Blogger, and a media influencer. Bugaev is super active on Instagram and Tiktok. He makes hilarious content with help of his wife and his child.

His content is becoming more popular in Tiktok and Instagram. Ruslanovich was born on 21.09.1999. He does wide range of content mostly fun videos. In one of the video he and his friends play basketball where if the ball doesn’t fall in basket then they hit the cream. Dance moves done by him are funny and attracts the youth very well.

Bugaev plays wide range of sports. The most funniest part of his videos is locking up his wife locking up his pant with a big lock. All the other videos of his also popular and has many views. His comics are elevating and will always make us giggle all the time. He has a following of about 2.3 Million and still counting in a very less span. His posts are interactive and creative with relatable ideas. His constituency in tiktok has garner him in a different place and reputation.

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